Carlos A. Salgueiro

Research Lab Leader

Associate Professor with "Agregação" (since 2018)
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Recent publications

  • Silva, MA; Fernandes, AP; Turner, DL; Salgueiro, CA. 2023. A Biochemical Deconstruction-Based Strategy to Assist the Characterization of Bacterial Electric Conductive Filaments. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF MOLECULAR SCIENCES, 24, DOI: 10.3390/ijms24087032
  • Teixeira, LR; Fernandes, TM; Silva, MA; Morgado, L; Salgueiro, CA. 2022. Characterization of a Novel Cytochrome Involved in Geobacter sulfurreducens' Electron Harvesting Pathways. CHEMISTRY-A EUROPEAN JOURNAL, DOI: 10.1002/chem.202202333
  • Karamash, M; Stumpe, M; Dengjel, J; Salgueiro, CA; Giese, B; Fromm, KM. 2022. Reduction Kinetic of Water Soluble Metal Salts by Geobacter sulfurreducens: Fe2+/Hemes Stabilize and Regulate Electron Flux Rates. Frontiers in Microbiology, 13, DOI: 10.3389/fmicb.2022.909109
  • Ferreira, MR; Fernandes, TM; Turner, DL; Salgueiro, CA. 2022. Molecular geometries of the heme axial ligands from the triheme cytochrome PpcF from Geobacter metallireducens reveal a conserved heme core architecture. ARCHIVES OF BIOCHEMISTRY AND BIOPHYSICS, 723, DOI: 10.1016/
  • Antunes, JMA; Silva, MA; Salgueiro, CA; Morgado, L. 2022. Electron Flow From the Inner Membrane Towards the Cell Exterior in Geobacter sulfurreducens: Biochemical Characterization of Cytochrome CbcL. Frontiers in Microbiology, 13, DOI: 10.3389/fmicb.2022.898015
  • Morgado, L; Salgueiro, CA. 2022. Elucidation of complex respiratory chains: a straightforward strategy to monitor electron transfer between cytochromes. Metallomics, 14, DOI: 10.1093/mtomcs/mfac012
  • Salgueiro, CA; Morgado, L; Silva, MA; Ferreira, MR; Fernandes, TM; Portela, PC. 2022. From iron to bacterial electroconductive filaments: Exploring cytochrome diversity using Geobacter bacteria. COORDINATION CHEMISTRY REVIEWS, 452, DOI: 10.1016/j.ccr.2021.214284
  • Fernandes, TM; Folgosa, F; Teixeira, M; Salgueiro, CA; Morgado, L. 2021. Structural and functional insights of GSU0105, a unique multiheme cytochrome from G. sulfurreducens. BIOPHYSICAL JOURNAL, 120, DOI: 10.1016/j.bpj.2021.10.023
  • Silva, MA; Portela, PC; Salgueiro, CA. 2021. Rational design of electron/proton transfer mechanisms in the exoelectrogenic bacteria Geobacter sulfurreducens. BIOCHEMICAL JOURNAL, 478, DOI: 10.1042/BCJ20210365
  • Portela, PC; Silva, MA; Teixeira, LR; Salgueiro, CA. 2021. A unique aromatic residue modulates the redox range of a periplasmic multiheme cytochrome from Geobacter metallireducens. JOURNAL OF BIOLOGICAL CHEMISTRY, 296, DOI: 10.1016/j.jbc.2021.100711

Main research interests

  • Geobacter, electron transfer, heme proteins, cytochromes, extracellular electron transfer, solution structure, biophysical characterization, NMR, bioremediation, microbial electrosynthesis, bioenergy production.